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6 Awesome Recipes for National Grilled Cheese Day

6 Awesome Recipes for National Grilled Cheese Day

In honor of national grilled cheese day tomorrow, here are a few grilled cheese recipes that will blow your mind. Enjoy. Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Ingredients: 1 clove garlic, finely chopped 1 oil-packed anchovy, finely chopped 1 teaspoon lime zest (about 1 lime) 3 tablespoons chopped fresh ...

Chipotle’s Corn Salsa Recipe

Chipotle’s Corn Salsa Recipe

If you’ve followed us for any amount of time, you know we’re Chipotle junkies. Neither one of us eat fast food so Chipole is like our McDonald’s, except they serve real food. On numerous occasions, I’ve tried to recreate my vegetarian bowl from chipotle at home with no ...

What’s a Juice Fast REALLY Like? Find Out the Real Story

What’s a Juice Fast REALLY Like? Find Out the Real Story

I got the bright idea to try a juice fast the other day. Technically, I did a hybrid juice fast since I included smoothies as well. Read below as I recount my heroing experience hour by hour. 8:00 am – After my workout, I drank 8 oz of water. 8:15 am – After my meditation time (where I ...

Tips for New Vegetarians

Tips for New Vegetarians

There are a few different types of vegetarians: Broadly defined, a vegetarian is a person who does not eat meat, poultry, and fish. Vegetarians eat mainly fruit, vegetables, legumes, grains, seeds, and nuts. Many vegetarians eat eggs and/or dairy products but avoid hidden animal products such as ...

$5 Alternative to the Clarisonic

$5 Alternative to the Clarisonic

I’ve wanted to buy the Clarisonic forever but my frugal side wouldn’t allow me to pay up to $225 for a skin cleaning brush plus brush head replacements for $75. Something about that seemed ridiculous! Plus, I read that maintaining the Clarisonic is a pain. So instead, I did a little ...

Turkey Sausage and Black Bean Soup Recipe

Turkey Sausage and Black Bean Soup Recipe

This is by far one of my favorite quick and healthy recipes! It’s so good and under 200 calories a bowl (without the cheese). Ingredients 1 green bell pepper turkey sausage (Eckridge) 1 can chicken broth 1 can of black beans small jar of salsa Instructions Spray a medium-sized pot with ...

8 Ways to Celebrate National Nutrition Month

8 Ways to Celebrate National Nutrition Month

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month? Me either! To celebrate (?) here are a few tips to keep those new year’s resolutions going. You’re still on it right? Good. 1. Make a plan “If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail,” says Elana Natker, who works in the ...

Step by Step Tutorial for a Natural Looking Wig

Step by Step Tutorial for a Natural Looking Wig

Many of you know that Alex and I LOVE wigs. They’re a simple, protective style and a great workout hair care solution for busy women. The key to making your wig look natural is prepping, cutting and styling it correctly. We talk about this all of the time, there’s a fine line between ...